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Electra

989 Nelson Street, Vancouver West, V6Z 2S1VVWDT - Downtown VW

Official Website: theelectra.ca Marketers Website: www.cbowman.com
  • Levels: 21
  • Suites: 242
  • Status: Completed
  • Built: 1995
  • Title To Land: Freehold Strata
  • Building Type: Strata
  • Strata Plan: LMS1866
  • Management company:  Columbia Property Manageme
  • On Site Manager Contact: Alan Davis/Luc Boulliane, 604-488-0048, manager@theelectra.ca
  •  Bldg#: 7074

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Building Info

Electra - 989 Nelson Street, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2S1, Strata Plan No. LMS1866, 21 Levels, 242 Units, Built 1995. Located at the corner of Burrard and Nelson in Vancouver's downtown core, Electra is a solid heritage class building built in 1957 (formerly the BC Hydro headquarters) converted into strata units in 1995. Designed by award-winning Paul Merrick Architects, the building has been completely redesigned from inside out to create the unique residential conversion. Its memorable elongated diamond shape is a classic example of modernist architecture that has formed an integral part of the Vancouver urban profile for over 35 years.

Rising majestically 21 storeys, residents of Electra will enjoy a private drive off the street, a covered colonnade into the building and an unusually spacious grand entrance. As well, expansive elevator lobbies provide an elegant sense of arrival at
each floor. The building is one of just a few residential towers in Vancouver to offer air conditioning and three high-speed elevators designed for commercial use. The Electra's shallow distance from core to exterior wall creates suite layouts that
offer much wider panoramic views and - more window-space per square foot of suite area compared to conventional "deep-core" residences. Exceptional privacy is created by the placement of entry doors on only one side of the corridor with storage and laundry facilities conveniently located across from the suites. As a result of the new exterior glazing, suites will feature expanded window's enhancing magnificent views in all directions.

Residents of 989 Nelson also enjoy access to The Electra's Fitness Club, a private clubhouse featuring dry saunas, showers, and lockers, a billiards lounge, theater room, table tennis room, party room with full kitchen, outside patio with BBQ area.

The Electra's central location puts residents within walking distance of everything Vancouver's unique " downtown lifestyle has to offer. It's an easy stroll to work in the financial district after a morning run along the seawall. Or just a few steps to
the international boutiques along Robson and Burrard on the way home. For an impromptu dinner with friends, catch the aquabus to Granville Island for fresh food shopping at the public market. Select from fine restaurants along the downtown waterfronts or enjoy the many " casual cafes, coffee bars and pasta spots nearby on Robson. From the Electra, shopping at Pacific Centre a show at the Art Gallery, an evening of live theatre or miles of waterfront walkways and forest trails are all so close, you'll be wishing that you could have made this move sooner.

Sales Centre: www.cbowman.com
Official Website: theelectra.ca
Strata Sub Categories: Strata

Electra Technical Info

Building Name Electra
Address 989 Nelson Street
City Vancouver West
Neighborhood Downtown VW
Listing Price Range N/A
Floors 21
Units in Development: 242
Units in Strata:242
Property Types Freehold Strata
Sub Categories:Strata
Year Built 1995
Developer Prime Tower Ltd.
Architect NamePaul Merrick Archite
Architect Phone 604-683-4131
Official Website theelectra.ca/
ManagementColumbia Property Manageme
On Site Managern. Alan Davis/Luc Boul..
e. manager@theelectra.
Restrictions Details
Strata Plan LMS1866
Title to Land Freehold Strata
Skyscrapers.com / Emporis Electra
Building Link to 671000.com
Building Strata Minutes

MLS® Listings Summary (2) New Projects under Construction  Area MLS® Listings  Team Listings 
(Open houses highlighted in yellow)

MLS® Address Style BD BA Area Mnt Price F/Plan
1 R2146386 310 989 Nelson Street Inside Unit 1 1 494 $315 $399,900 N/A
2 R2147950 909 989 Nelson Street Inside Unit, 1 1 494 $315 $399,900 N/A
Listings Listed By:  1. RE/MAX Crest Realty Westside    2. Century 21 In Town Realty   
Legend: BD - Bedroom, BA - Bathroom, Mnt - Maintenance Fee, $/sqft - Dollars per square foot.
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MLS® Disclaimer for BC: This representation is based in whole or in part on data generated by the Chilliwack & District Real Estate Board, Fraser Valley Real Estate Board or Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver which assumes no responsibility for its accuracy.

Electra MLS® Listings And/Or Area MLS® Listings

310 989 NELSON STR.. 1 Bed, 1 Bath,494 Sqft.  $399,900 RE/MAX Crest Realty Westside
909 989 NELSON STR.. 1 Bed, 1 Bath,494 Sqft.  $399,900 Century 21 In Town Realty

Electra Building & Common Area Photos

Exterior
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Exterior
Bottom Half
Front of 989 Nelson
Exterior
Electra Top Half
Looking Down
Wall Center Courtyard Across Street
Wall Centre Courtyard Across Street
Entrance
Lobby
Lobby
Lobby
Lobby
Lounge
Patio
Patio
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Electra, 989 Nelson Street - Suite Summary View All 

# Suite Address Postal S/L PID Plan No S/F BA BD
1 301 989 Nelson V6Z 2S1 12 019177241 LMS1866 617 sq.ft. 1.0 1 Bedroom
2 302 989 Nelson V6Z 2S1 13 019177259 LMS1866 496 sq.ft. 1.0 1 Bedroom
3 303 989 Nelson V6Z 2S1 14 019177267 LMS1866 496 sq.ft. 1.0 1 Bedroom
4 304 989 Nelson V6Z 2S1 1 019177135 LMS1866 631 sq.ft. 1.0 2 Bedroom
5 305 989 Nelson V6Z 2S1 2 019177143 LMS1866 330 sq.ft. 1.0 Studio
6 306 989 Nelson V6Z 2S1 3 019177151 LMS1866 496 sq.ft. 1.0 1 Bedroom
7 307 989 Nelson V6Z 2S1 4 019177160 LMS1866 810 sq.ft. 2.0 2 Bedroom
8 308 989 Nelson V6Z 2S1 5 019177178 LMS1866 617 sq.ft. 1.0 1 Bedroom
9 309 989 Nelson V6Z 2S1 6 019177186 LMS1866 496 sq.ft. 1.0 1 Bedroom
10 310 989 Nelson V6Z 2S1 7 019177194 LMS1866 496 sq.ft. 1.0 1 Bedroom
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Electra Videos

Condo for Sale by Ian Watt, 989 Nelson Street, Vancouver, BC
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  3. Electric Avenue - 938 SMITHE STREET - BCS1433
  4. The Canadian - 1068 HORNBY STREET - LMS4157
  5. Wall Centre - 1050 BURRARD STREET - LMS1455
  6. Wall Centre II - 1060 BURRARD STREET - LMS1455
  7. Fortune House - 1010 HOWE STREET - LMS2586
  8. Patina - 1028 BARCLAY STREET - BCS4016
  9. Chancery Place - 847 HORNBY STREET - VAS1215
  10. Vancouver Tower - 909 BURRARD STREET - LMS45
  11. 938 Howe - Strata Office Building - 938 Howe STREET - LMS1997
  12. Imperial Tower - 811 HELMCKEN STREET - LMS1631
  13. Kelvin Court - 1042 NELSON STREET - VAS1764
  14. Barclay Manor - 1060 BARCLAY STREET - VAS856
  15. The Victoria - 1080 HOWE STREET - LMS1608

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